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Sports He's Such A Winner - Sevilla Coach Hails Jose Mourinho
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With one eye on Wednesday's Champions League last 16 first leg away to Sevilla, United manager Jose Mourinho rested several starters and was happy after his makeshift side, also missing the ill Paul Pogba , cruised into the last eight.

Sports Lindsey Vonn misses the podium
Author: 0 Lindsey Vonn misses the podium

That was enough to knock Anna Veith out of the gold medal position by one-hundredth of a second and deny the Austrian the chance to become the first woman to win back-to-back Olympic titles in the event. In the final stretch, she took a sharp left turn too wide and nearly lost control. I take the Olympics very seriously and what they mean and what they represent, what walking under our flag means in the opening ceremony'.

Sports Team USA Hockey Wins
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US and Russian fans filled Gangneung Hockey Centre and went back and forth with "U-S-A" and the "ROSS-I-YA" chants that made up the background noise at the Olympics four years ago. Ryan Donato had the Americans' best chance of the first late in the period when he pinged a shot off the crossbar behind Koshechkin. Long before that, the USA started letting the game slip away with mistakes all over the ice.

Sports Lindsey Vonn's opener, super-G, delayed because of wind
Author: 0 Lindsey Vonn's opener, super-G, delayed because of wind

Ledecka - better known as a world champion snowboarder - was among the later starters in Saturday's race, with all of the supposed medal contenders having posted times and defending champion Anna Veith holding top spot. "The thing with this hill is it's not very steep", she said later. Hes been such a big part of my life, and I really hoped that he would be alive to see me.

Sports Ireland international Meyler misses penalty as Chelsea reach FA Cup quarter-finals
Author: 0 Ireland international Meyler misses penalty as Chelsea reach FA Cup quarter-finals

Conte said: "Willian's performance was impressive". Even when Chelsea gave away a penalty it only resulted in another positive, as Willy Caballero so well saved from David Meyler . It was a fine finish and one that made up for the striker twice having earlier allowed inviting crosses from Willian and then Danny Drinkwater to flash across the face of goal without him adding the final touch that such clever play had warranted.

Sports Suarez intensity boosts Barcelona as Valverde's men edge past Eibar
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The Barcelona boss was delighted with that much-needed rest but admitted that he would have liked to play the game a day earlier in order to have the same time as Chelsea - who face Hull City in the FA Cup fifth round on Friday - to prepare for the first leg of their Champions League tie.

Sports Ohio State vs Penn State basketball
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Next weekend, the Nittany Lions will host UMBC, Monmouth and St. John's in a three-game series at the USA Baseball National Training Center in Cary, North Carolina. Afterward, Carr grinned when asked if he draws any personal satisfaction from the fact opponents are running through their playbooks and personnel on account of him.

Sports Winter Olympics 2018: Canada vs
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Scrivens and the Canadians dodged a bullet in the final minutes when the Czech's Jiri Sekac rung a shot off the crossbar. Rene Bourque, who played 12 seasons in the National Hockey League, tapped in a rebound on a shot from the point by Maxim Noreau with one second remaining on a holding penalty to Jakub Nakladal.

Sports NASCAR ejects 2 Xfinity Series crew chiefs at Daytona
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Stenhouse had only two other top five finishes last season and has a career best 7th place finish at the Daytona 500 , but he has the confidence after his wins previous year and should be a factor in the race this weekend. DW: I know you are, I know you are. We covered all the dirt track events at East Bay Raceway in the last column and there's still some dirt tracking to be done in Georgia and Florida and we will fill in the blanks in the next few columns.

Sports Jose Mourinho denies rift with Pogba
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho denies rift with Pogba

In fact, within moments, they should have been level as Phil Billing found Tom Ince behind the United back-line and the midfielder sent a low-cross shot inches beyond the far post. For now, it will be up to Jose Mourinho to get the best out of who is arguably the best player in his squad and one who makes the whole team tick.

Sports NY judge says embedding tweets could be illegal
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That technology and terminology change means that, from time to time , questions of copyright law will not be altogether clear. The media companies defended embedding tweets by arguing since the image was not saved on their servers, the companies did not commit copyright infringement.

Sports Marta Bassino fifth in Giant Slalom at Winter Olympics in South Korea
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And it was definitely worth the wait. Mikaela Shiffrin won the giant slalom at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea but came up just short in the slalom on Friday. It's too much with the downhill still to come February 21 and the alpine combined on February 23. "I didn't know what to say", said Shiffrin. Coming from behind is not a familiar position for Shiffrin, in large part because she doesn't usually need to; she's typically so dominant in the first run.

Sports Shiffrin is in 4th position after 1st slalom run
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Shiffrin worked with a sports psychologist last winter to deal with growing anxiety over performing at an global level, USA Today reported, and the three-day delay of her first event had the potential to bring that anxiety to a crippling level.

Sports Mohamed Salah Has Suprised Everyone - Robbie Fowler
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Salah is living a sensational moment of his career after he scored his 30th goal of the season with Liverpool in their Champions League game against Porto, in order to become the third Liverpool player to achieve this milestone in a single season in the 21st century after Fernando Torres and Luis Suarez.

Sports Hanyu retains Olympic figure skating title
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Olympic debutant Shoma Uno of Japan earned silver with 306.90 and Spain's Javier Fernandez took bronze with 305.24 points. Coming into the free skate in 17th position, Chen landed six quads in his free skate performance, jumping immediately to the top of the standings.

Author: 0 Tiger Woods commits to play next week in Honda Classic

The Friday round has started at the Riviera Country Club for the Genesis Open. "I wasn't very happy", Woods said simply. "And consequently, never made a run". A three-putt on the 16th proved to be the final nail in his coffin. During an 11-hole stretch starting with No 3, he made only one par. "It just brings a different buzz to the tournament and it's really good for the game of golf, so it's cool for me to be playing in a tournament that he's playing in and be able to compete against ...

Sports Wiles gets support from teammate Lindsey Vonn following devastating crash
Author: 0 Wiles gets support from teammate Lindsey Vonn following devastating crash

In her absence, the field appears to be wide open. The umbrella of alpine skiing includes several downhill racing events, those events are the downhill, super-G, slalom, giant slalom and the combined event . She also made appearances in 2006, 2010 and her latest 2018 Winter Olympics appearance. Vonn has been through the pain of missing the Olympics because of an injury too, and has been someone Wiles turned to for advice.

Sports Four players involved in 'incident' during training trip
Author: 0 Four players involved in 'incident' during training trip

Everything was closed so they got a taxi to a McDonald's by the Barcelona port. "They made a decision to take a taxi to a McDonald's drive-through nearby and somehow and for some reason, left there in the cab but without the cab driver".